They came to Half Moon Bay, California to talk about wild salmon and the reasons for their near extinction. The Summit was hosted by Congresswoman Jackie Spier and Congressman Mike Thompson.
The overflow crowd heard from fishery scientists, fishermen, business owners, and people who just want salmon back in their diet.
It was a remarkably powerful event and it gives hope that salmon can be saved, if we act now.
This video is in four parts. We encourage you to share it with your family, friends, and co-workers because working together, we can make what is wrong, right again.
Part 1 (16:40)
Opening remarks by Congresswoman Jackie Spier and Congressman Mike Thompson. Representatives from the National Marine Fisheries Service, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. And the California Department of Water resources describe the state of salmon. There are lively exchanges between these presenters and the attending crowd.